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5 definitions found
 for postdate
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Postdate \Post"date`\, n.
     A date put to a bill of exchange or other paper, later than
     that when it was actually made.
     [1913 Webster] Postdiluvial

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Postdate \Post"date`\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Postdated; p. pr. &
     vb. n. Postdating.] [Pref. post- + date.]
     1. To date after the real time; as, to postdate a contract,
        that is, to date it later than the time when it was in
        fact made.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. To affix a date to after the event.
        [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Postdate \Post"date`\, a.
     Made or done after the date assigned.
     [1913 Webster]
  
           Of these [predictions] some were postdate; cunningly
           made after the thing came to pass.       --Fuller.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  postdate
      v 1: be later in time; "Tuesday always follows Monday" [syn:
           postdate, follow] [ant: antecede, antedate,
           forego, forgo, precede, predate]
      2: establish something as being later relative to something else
         [ant: antedate, foredate, predate]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  37 Moby Thesaurus words for "postdate":
     International Date Line, afterlife, antedate, backdate, be dated,
     bear date, date, date at, date line, date-stamp, dateline,
     datemark, day, following, foredate, future time, hangover, lag,
     lateness, make a date, misdate, mistime, next life, point of time,
     postdating, posteriority, predate, provenience, remainder,
     sequence, set the date, subsequence, succession, supervenience,
     supervention, time, update
  
  

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